The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has suspended the ongoing Continuos Voter Registration, CVR, exercise in Bauchi State.
Adamu Gujungu, the INEC’s head of Voter Education and Publicity in the state, made this known in a statement on Monday, September 20, 2021, NAN reports.
Gujungu said that the temporary suspension of the exercise would take effect from Sept. 21, to facilitate display of preliminary voters register.
According to him, preliminary voters register would be displayed at its headquarters and offices across the 20 local government areas in the state.
“INEC wishes to inform the general public that the display exercise for claims and objections will commence from Friday Sept. 24 to Thursday Sept. 30, 2021,″ he said.
He further noted that the exercise will enable the registrants to inspect and ensure that are no mistakes, commission or addition in their names.
This, he said, would enable them to make claims for the necessary corrections.